Harrison Metal

“Time to keep going” says Harrison Metal, closing on a new, $68 million fund

Harrison Metal, a 10-year-old, San Francisco-based seed-stage venture fund, has closed its fifth vehicle with $68 million, founder Michael Dearing tweeted out a bit ago. “Ten years ago this mon

One-time Flickr rival 500px acquired by the Getty of China, VCG

500px, the photo-sharing site that once proposed to take on Flickr and Getty, has been acquired by Visual China Group (VCG), a strategic investor in 500px via previous financings. A publicly-traded im

LightStep emerges from stealth with a tool for application performance monitoring

LightStep, a company which has developed a new tool for application performance management, has emerged from stealth with a $29 million dollar war chest. The company, founded by ex-Google engineer Ben

Guild Education draws $8.5 million in Series A funding led by Redpoint

According to a 2014 report from Complete College America, a nonprofit group based in Indianapolis, just 19 percent of full-time students earn a bachelor’s degree in four years at public universit

Mixmax, Which Adds Rich Media, Polls, Scheduling To E-mail, Integrates With Google Inbox

Mixmax, an e-mail startup that recently raised $1.5 million from Harrison Metal and Floodgate, integrated with Inbox to turn e-mails into much more than just a text-heavy experience. With Mixmax, you

Joyable Launches Online Tools To Help You Overcome Social Anxiety

There are lots of startups promising to improve your physical health — and with <a href="https://beta.techcrunch.com/2015/03/09/what-your-favorite-apps-look-like-on-apple-watch-plus-new-ones/">the i

Yardsellr Scores $5 Million Series A From Accel To Become The eBay Of Facebook

<img src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2010/11/yardsellr.png" class="snap_nopreview shot2" alt="" /> Bringing social commerce to Facebook is a big opportunity attracting a lot of capital t